Baked Fairy Tale Eggplant Fries

I only heard about Fairy Tale Eggplant for the first time three weeks ago, so when these pretty little veggies turned up in my Blue Apron order (I've been cooking two meals a week from this home delivery service — it's…

Stunning Succulent Centerpieces

Succulents are gorgeous sculptural plants, they're easy to care for, and they last - which makes them perfect candidates for your holiday centerpiece this year.  I would love these centerpieces year 'round and you'll notice that many of them came…

Happy Super Bowl Sunday!

Hope your Super Bowl Sunday was as fun and relaxing as mine, even though my team didn't win! We headed for the valley for an annual Super Bowl/birthday party and caught up with friends and work colleagues of Alan's. (more…)

superbowl party food – links

Individual potato nachos Now we know who the teams are for this year's big game, it's getting exciting. I don't usually host a superbowl party but I am bringing dessert to two parties hosted by friends, so I've been scouring…

superbowl party decorations – links

Wheatgrass football pots With Superbowl 2014 fast approaching (Sunday, Feb 2nd), it's time to send out invitations, think about some decorations and plan the food and drinks. Here are some fun decorating ideas. (more…)